Executive board of the club (Photo: VNA)

HCM City (VNA) – A friendship club for Vietnam, Spain and Latin American countries made its first public appearance in Ho Chi Minh City on June 2.

It looks to help promote cooperation in economics, culture, tourism and education between Vietnam’s individuals, organisations and businesses with their peers in Spain and other Latin American countries.

Nguyen Quoc Viet, Standing Vice President of the club, said the club will have non-profit activities, introduce socio-economic and cultural achievements of Spanish-speaking countries to Vietnam and vice versa, organise people-to-people exchanges, and connect trade, cultural, tourist and educational activities.

Nguyen Van Manh, Vice President and General Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh Union of Friendship Organizations is President of the club.-VNA